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University Seminar

US 1100

Common Reading ProgramCommon ExperienceUniversity Seminar (US 1100) is a course designed to help meet transitional needs of new Texas State University students. The course encourages reflection upon the value and nature of a university education, as well as helping students to develop strategies for life-long learning.

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Required Books for All University Seminar (US 1100) Classes for 2015-2016:

Textbook Common Reading
Textbook: Your College Experience Common Reading: Tomás Rivera

Your College Experience:
Strategies for Succes
11th Edition

by John N. Gardner and Betsy O. Barefoot
Boston: Bedford/St. Martin's, 2014

Available at the Texas State Bookstore and off-campus bookstores

…y no se lo tragó la tierra
…And the Earth Did Not
Devour Him

by Tomás Rivera
Houston: Arte Público, 2015

Available free to all new freshmen: click here for details